Global coal power peak nears; South Korea aims to hike coal tax; power plant scandals in Thailand and Indonesia; Is Japan finally turning away from coal?; Adani submits low-cost plan for Australian coal port expansion.
Indian coal port closed due to uncovered coal; Norway drops Buffet company; Canadian CCS plan scrapped; Administrative appeal against Taiwanese plant; US officials accuse Canada of covering up coal pollution data.
4000MW Indian plant axed; NZ rejects public land bid for mine; Chinese coal-to-gas project rejected; Bloomberg New Energy Finance projects rapid decline for coal and lignite; Trump's bailout plan does little to deter utilities’ coal closure plans.
Vietnamese clean air advocate wins Goldman Prize; historic win in Russia; two Japanese coal plants in doubt; India’s new energy plan trims coal growth; Another legal setback for US coal port plan; Indian coal over-invoicing investigation revived.